Headlines Tagged with Africa — 1,939 headlines found
if the concern of ITGA and tobacco farmers is that the FCTC will take away farmers' livelihood . . . If the concern of WHO FCTC is to reduce the burden of tobacco use, and prevent the death of millions of users and make plans for better alternative to t
Jul 10, 2012 Africa News (nl)
added Jul 10, 2012 14:51
TOBACCO sales have raked in $600 million for this season after the sale of over 200 million kg of the golden leaf, latest statistics have shown.
Sep 7, 2016 Newsday (zw)
added Sep 7, 2016 17:51
Despite the anti-tobacco lobby being championed by the World Health Organization, Malawi government says tobacco will remain the country’s key and strategic crop for years to come.
Jun 29, 2013 MaraviPost.com (mw)
added Jun 29, 2013 14:50
Zimbabwe has surpassed the 120 million kilogramme mark for flue-cured tobacco sales despite poor rains that affected production. Late rains, dry spells and floods affected production this season. This is the sixth time that the country has scored such
May 25, 2015 All-Africa.com
added May 26, 2015 08:30
facing an uncertain future with tobacco growers recently rioting at auction floors due to low prices being offered for the “golden leaf” amid concerns about poor quality production. Zimbabwe’s agricultural sector has over the years been regarded as the ba
Apr 10, 2015 EIN (European Internet Network) Professional Edition
added Apr 10, 2015 16:37
MORE than 75,000 farmers have registered for the 2015 tobacco farming season, compared to 71,579 who had registered during the same period last year. Latest statistics from the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) indicate Matabeleland region, whic
Oct 16, 2014 Chronicle (zw)
added Oct 16, 2014 03:06
Key Findings - BAT Zambia controls most of the market with 89.6% share as of 2015. - Of the Zambian population, 12.2% smoke, as of 2014, which is relatIvely high for an African nation. - Cigarette production ceased in 2007 and the market is served who
Nov 24, 2016 PR Newswire
added Nov 26, 2016 01:28
TANZANIA is contemplating selling its Tobacco produce to China but cautioned producers over a likely price drop of the traditional crop which constitutes 40 percent of the total export earnings.
Sep 7, 2016 TSN Daily News (tz)
added Sep 7, 2016 17:53
TENSION was high at various tobacco auction floors in Harare last week where angry growers said they were being cheated by unscrupulous buyers.
Mar 17, 2014 Zimbabwe Standard (zw)
added Mar 18, 2014 01:12
THE 2014 tobacco marketing season opened on Wednesday with the with the first bale selling at US$4,85 dollars per kilogramme, 35 cents more than the US$4,50 dollars offered last year. The price had started at $6,75 before going down to $4,85 dollars afte
Feb 19, 2014 NewZimbabwe.com (uk)
added Feb 23, 2014 15:29